Christopher Reddy (President, Post Board Member), who joined Post in 2017, is responsible for managing the overall firm, including all of Post’s client, business, and operational activities. Chris previously served as Executive Director: Product & Marketing for Principal Global Investors and Principal Funds where he was responsible for Strategic Marketing, Product and M&A activities. From June 2011 - Sept 2014, Chris was the London-based President and COO for Principal Global Investors- Europe where he led all aspects of the business, except sales and client relations functions. Chris also served as the Chairman of PGI’s Dublin based offshore mutual funds business from March 2011 through October 2015. From 2009 - June 2011, Chris was Chief Administrative Officer for Principal Global Investors, LLC. Chris joined Principal Financial Group in 1986 and PGI in 2009. Prior to joining PGI, Chris was seconded to Nippon Life Insurance Company of Japan and served as COO, Executive Vice President at Nippon Life Insurance Company of America. Previous roles within Principal included international and domestic asset accumulation businesses where he held several positions in sales, marketing and general management in the U.S., Indonesia, Hong Kong and Japan.
Hugh Costello (Managing Director - Marketing) rejoined Post in 2015 after working as a Managing Director of Institutional Sales and Marketing for Aristotle Capital Management. Hugh previously worked at Post from 2004 – 2014 where he was most recently Managing Director of Relationship Management. Prior to that he worked as a Trust Officer for Deutsche Bank and State Street Bank administering trust/custody relationships, which included the coordination of transaction processing, accounting and performance functions, as well as overall relationship management. Prior to that, he worked for Citibank in its International Private Banking Group as a Client Service Officer. Hugh received a Bachelor's Degree in Telecommunications and Business from the University of St. Thomas (St. Paul, MN).
Ronald Falls, Jr. (Chief Operating Officer), who joined Post in 2014, manages the business aspects of Post including compliance, legal, operations, client services, finance, information technology, human resources and operational risk management. He formerly served as Post’s Chief Legal Officer and Co-Chief Compliance Officer, where he oversaw Post’s legal and regulatory functions, as well as managed the overall compliance program at Post. Previously, he worked in Singapore for a distressed debt/special situations hedge fund, where he served as the general counsel and chief compliance officer. Prior to that, Ronald was an associate in Latham & Watkins’ India Capital Markets team based in Singapore. Prior to that, he was an associate in Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom’s mergers and acquisitions group in Washington, D.C. Ronald began his career in the asset management group at Goldman Sachs. He received a juris doctor degree from the University of Michigan Law School and a bachelor’s degree in mathematics and physics from Morehouse College.